The Pursuit of Glory

The Five Revolutions that Made Modern Europe: 1648-1815
Product Number: EB00398420
Released: Jun 05, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781101202456
Publisher: Penguin Books
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"History writing at its glorious best."-The New York Times "A triumphant success. [Blanning] brings knowledge, expertise, sound judgment and a colorful narrative style."-The Economist The New York Times bestselling volume in the Penguin History of Europe series Between the end of the Thirty Years' War and the Battle of Waterloo, Europe underwent an extraordinary transformatoin that saw five of the modern world's great revolutions-scientific, industrial, American, French, and romantic. In this much-admired addition to the monumental Penguin History of Europe series, Tim Blanning brilliantly investigates the forces that transformed Europe from a medieval society into a vigorous powerhose of the modern world. Blanning renders this vast subject immediate and absorbing by making fresh connections between the most mundane details of life and the major cultural, political, and technological transformations that birthed the modern age. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Author(s): Tim Blanning
Genre: History
Original Publish Date: May 31, 2007

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Author(s): Tim Blanning
Narrator(s): James Cameron Stewart
Genre: History
Product Number Z100148803
Released: Aug 20, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
ISBN: #9781977360519

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